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    Gen Nyamvumba: Rwanda will remain a committed UN troop contributor

    As a country, Rwanda is committed to continue making her modest contribution towards UN peacekeeping operations in conflict-ridden countries. This assurance was given by the Chief of Defence Staff of the Rwanda Defence Forces, Gen Patrick...

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    Turkish company to invest $400m in peat power plant

    A power purchase and concession agreement was signed Wednesday between the Government, through the Ministry of Infrastructure and a Turkish firm called HAKAN, to design, build, finance, own and operate an 80-megawatt peat power plant in...

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    250 Taxi: Kigali's version of Uber

    Using information and communication technology (ICT) to access services is progressively becoming a way of life in the country, with the latest innovation the introduction of an online application that makes it easier for people using...

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    The quest for quality customer service

    Rotimmy Akindele, a Nigerian journalist who was in Kigali to cover the 2016 African Nations Championships that ended Sunday, was amazed by a lot of things in the country but one: customer service.

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    Studies on CoK sewerage system to be concluded by March – WASAC boss

    Preliminary studies to pave way for construction of the much-needed central sewerage system in the City of Kigali will be concluded by end of March.

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250 local businesses for 'Made-in-Rwanda' expo

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The campaign to promote locally-made goods among Rwandans has got a huge boost with the Private Sector Federation (PSF) and the Trade and Industry Ministry organising an exhibition targeting Rwandan producers.

Hima boosts Nyagatare with clean water

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Residents of Nyagatare District in Eastern Province will no longer have to walk long distances in search of clean water following the launch of a borehole in the area last week.

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National cycling team set for Grand Tour of Algeria

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Rwanda national cycling team will compete at the Grand Cycling Tour of Algeria, annual race series slated for March 4-28 in Algeria.

APR jet off to Swaziland for Champions League clash

National league champions APR FC flew out of the country on Wednesday evening to Johannesburg aboard Rwandair, from where they will connect to Mbabane city, Swaziland on Thursday morning for the CAF Champions League first leg clash against Mbabane Swallows FC this weekend.

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Nneka promises fun-filled Kigali festival

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Nigerian hip-hop/soul singer Nneka Lucia Egbuna, who’s in Kigali to headline the annual art and music festival dubbed ‘Isaano Arts Festival’, has promised a ‘Nigerian –Kigalian performance. “The show will be great, elegant and awesome; music and art lovers should expect a ‘Nigerian-Kigalian’ performance. I know I’ve been here some...

[PHOTOS]: All set for Isaano Arts festival

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It will be a fun packed weekend as music lovers throng Petit Stade for a live music festival- the ‘Isaano Arts Festival.’

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[PHOTOS] 2016 Chinese New Year in Rwanda

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The venue for the 2016 Chinese New Year Celebrations–the University of Rwanda’s College of Education in Kimironko was symbolic: This is where the Confucius Institute, where young Rwandans get instruction in the Chinese language and culture from Chinese instructors is located.

Eric Mugisha -- events organizer

Eric Mugisha is the founder and Managing Director of ‘Kings of Comedy’, a production company that does production media, events, and experiential marketing.

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Coping with hair loss

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A woman’s hair is a mark of her femininity. To most women good hair is a reflection of beauty and high self-esteem. When a woman starts noticing hair loss, the panic mode goes into over drive.

Uwamahoro has weaved a career in sports journalism

Ariane Uwamahoro is a sports journalist with Rwanda Broadcasting Agency (RBA) and was the only female commentator at the recently concluded African Nations Championship (CHAN) tournament.

Where is Africa's Al Jazeera?

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Defined as an unfavourable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or without knowledge, thought or reason, prejudice has been used for many centuries to bring down faiths, societies and much more.

We must do more to improve quality of medicines in Africa

When we are unwell and visit our local pharmacies or dispensaries, we expect to get safe and effective medicines that make us feel better. That is, after all, what medicines are supposed to do.

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Editorial Cartoon

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A candidate in grassroots elections at Nyarubuye polling station, Kabarore Sector in Gatsibo District, ran away from the polling station after spotting Police.

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Scope of Work - Director of Operations

A reputable international tea company is seeking a long-term Operations Director to manage a large smallholder greenfield development project in Rwanda. Specifically, the project will plant out 3,200 Ha of smallholder tea and establish a smallholder services company.

Joining the global effort in awareness, prevention and treatment of cancer

Phillipa Kibugu was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1994 while living in the United States of America. This was four years after her sister died of the same disease at a tender age of 38.

Striving for heroism, building a better future for all

One of our most precious asset as a people is our heritage-the experiences, tradition and culture, that have molded us over the years into who we are and what we are. It includes the struggles that we endured, the triumphs we earned and the wisdom we gained to confront the challenges of tomorrow.

Japan in drive to improve agricultural productivity through irrigation

The country side is green and the fields are covered with an assortment of crops that are flourishing because of the recent rains.

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How to deal with school fees payment woes

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Giving a child the best in life is every parent’s dream but achieving this comes with quality education. Obviously, a good school is the necessary tool for cementing a strong foundation. Unfortunately, because of the numerous financial obligations some parents cannot sustain timely fees payments and struggle to raise school...

Green Hills Academy students tipped on cultural values

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Last Saturday, a group of Senior Six students from Green Hills Academy together with their staff visited a historical site in Gasabo District, a place where many believe Rwanda originated.

Lancet Laboratories to provide quality medical services

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Rwandans seeking laboratory services will no longer have to travel or send samples abroad for analysis, thanks to the new Lancet Laboratory that was launched at Kisementi in Remera on World Cancer Day last Thursday.

Why cancer is everyone's concern

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As the world marked World Cancer Day last week, a call was made for people to increase awareness about the disease.